• Short Summary

    Appointment of Sir Reginald Dorman-Smith as Minister for Agriculture Turns Protest March into Rally to Support Him.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Farmers Seek Help From New Minister

    ENGLAND: Suffolk:
    General view desolate land, dilapidated barn, rusty machinery pan to roofless barn / General view ruined barn, dilapidated shed, ruined hut showing two ducks / Derelict machine & chickens / Derelict machine in water, broken wagon-wheel and rubbish with farmhouse beside

    London:
    General views marchers with "Justice for the Land" banners / Spectators giving Fascist salute pan to march / women marchers halted / Various of farmers, one with beard, one with corn in hat / "Save Agriculture" sign

    ORIG. NEG.

    General view pan of Sir Reginald Dorman-Smith walking and posing for press

    Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Personalities - Politicians; Sir Reginald Dorman-Smith (1899-1977), Minister of Agriculture; Demonstrations; Great Britain
    Background: Appointment of Sir Reginald Dorman-Smith as Minister for Agriculture Turns Protest March into Rally to Support Him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA85BLDP92YP2GI4ZA1I7AKZR65
    Media URN:
    VLVA85BLDP92YP2GI4ZA1I7AKZR65
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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